haylee
What is the standard form equation of the line passing through (5, 3) with a slope of 3?



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liza2
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the standard form equation is
y=mx+b
m is the slope, and b is the y intercept (the y number at which x=0)

nasryn
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Use pointslope form first.

nasryn
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yy1=m(xx1)

liza2
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You already have the slope, so the only thing you need to find is the y intercept

nasryn
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plug in your slope and plug in your point as (x1,y1) then just solve for y. :)

haylee
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3x + y = 12?

nasryn
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solve for y

haylee
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i don't need to though, that would be the answer. correct?

nasryn
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yes. :) I believe so.